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Address: Cusco, Peru
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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$85.00*
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Private Cusco City Tour Including Main Archaeological Sites
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Private Cusco City Tour

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Spectacular ruins very close to the city of Cusco. We walked up the hill to these ruins and enjoyed going through the tunnel, seeing the roaming alpaca, and the large stones that... read more

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Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Spectacular ruins very close to the city of Cusco. We walked up the hill to these ruins and enjoyed going through the tunnel, seeing the roaming alpaca, and the large stones that were perfectly placed together without mortar.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the most amazing attraction to visit in Cusco! Even though it doesn't stay in downtown, it is worth the visit. This is the head of the Puma. It is the best Inca ruins you will find after Machu Picchu. I recommend taking a guide because it is too open and difficult to understand the importance if you are... More 

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Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of the tour ustdes have to make when they go to Cusco, it is the city tour, which is done in half a day, and what better way to do it with the best tourist agency Cusco, xtreme tourbulencia.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

All ruin sites are impressive around Cusco. These are very accessible, so you can take a private taxi or mini van on oyur own as well.

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Oud-Zuilen, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Sacsayhuaman is a highly interesting area above Cuzco with the ruins of an old Inca Temple. The walls are constructed like a snake with huge blocks of stone. From the top you'll get a great view on the red roofs of Cuzco and the surrounding mountains. We went up by taxi and walked down through an interesting area in one... More 

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Seattle
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Sacsayhuaman is one of 4 ruins just outside of Cusco, and by far the most interesting and largest of the bunch. If you have time for only one, do this! From the Incan rock slides to the fabulous views of the city of Cusco below it's well worth a 2-hour visit.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was tired and almost opted to skip this attraction. So happy I didn't. It is very different from the ruins in the sacred valley. These rocks are huge and the sound carries so well. The area is much bigger than I thought. I was there about an hour but could have stayed much longer.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had only a quick visit to these ruins. I wish we had had more time. It is a fascinating area to explore.

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horsham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This inca site is quite massive and highlights the quality of Incan stonework. We had a guide who took us through the gate to the underworld into a large area like an arena. The strong buttressed walls are iconic with sweeping views over Cusco and upwards to the Christo Blanco. Not to be missed.

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Need a guide to fully appreciate this visit. Once again one can appreciate the fantastic architectural skills if the Incas. Make sure you go to the adjacent Jesus Christ statue to capture the best overhead view of Cusco

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